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Alexia

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Defender of the People
  • #1098 All Time
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How popular is the name "Alexia" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 7 7 0
1919 5 5 0
1921 8 8 0
1922 7 7 0
1923 5 5 0
1924 9 9 0
1927 5 5 0
1931 5 5 0
1935 5 5 0
1937 5 5 0
1943 12 12 0
1944 11 11 0
1945 14 14 0
1946 13 13 0
1947 20 20 0
1948 19 19 0
1949 16 16 0
1950 17 17 0
1951 15 15 0
1952 21 21 0
1953 24 24 0
1954 19 19 0
1955 26 26 0
1956 15 15 0
1957 18 18 0
1958 9 9 0
1959 17 17 0
1960 32 32 0
1961 23 23 0
1962 29 29 0
1963 22 22 0
1964 17 17 0
1965 47 47 0
1966 46 46 0
1967 47 47 0
1968 59 59 0
1969 65 65 0
1970 46 46 0
1971 41 41 0
1972 44 44 0
1973 59 59 0
1974 81 81 0
1975 105 105 0
1976 92 92 0
1977 78 78 0
1978 86 86 0
1979 117 117 0
1980 148 143 5
1981 183 183 0
1982 243 243 0
1983 162 162 0
1984 157 157 0
1985 154 154 0
1986 153 153 0
1987 226 221 5
1988 266 266 0
1989 318 318 0
1990 422 422 0
1991 464 464 0
1992 456 456 0
1993 691 691 0
1994 880 880 0
1995 913 913 0
1996 1,076 1,076 0
1997 1,118 1,118 0
1998 1,365 1,365 0
1999 1,650 1,650 0
2000 2,018 2,018 0
2001 2,293 2,293 0
2002 2,697 2,691 6
2003 2,503 2,495 8
2004 2,456 2,447 9
2005 2,129 2,124 5
2006 2,136 2,130 6
2007 1,941 1,941 0
2008 1,608 1,608 0
2009 1,470 1,470 0
2010 1,294 1,294 0
2011 1,147 1,147 0
2012 1,283 1,283 0
2013 1,820 1,820 0
2014 1,213 1,213 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Alexia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 40,536 babies born with the name Alexia in the United States. That's more than enough Alexias to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Alexia" was in 2002 with a total of 2,691 babies. (That's a lot of baby Alexias)

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alexia" ranks #84 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 10 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of 2,129 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Alexia popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Alexia in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Alexia" mean? The list below shows the origins of Alexia as well as things modernly associated with the name Alexia such as celebrities named Alexia.

American

Origin and Meaning of Alexia

The name "Alexia" is of American origin, and it means "Defender of the People". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alexia Robinson

Alexia was born in 1980.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

X is for Xanadu, your place of paradise.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Aixela". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eailxa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Alexia born Apr 13, 1960

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Eastern Australia approximately on 1025. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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